Research Data Support Services (RDSS)
RDSS Operating Principles
- Consultants respond professionally and in a timely manner to requests for assistance with the creation or implementation of data management plans.
- Consultants treat information in grant proposals as confidential and do not share specific information outside the RDSS group.
RDSS Service Limitations
- RDSS does not provide advice on legal or compliance issues.
- RDSS offers services without any specific guarantee of funding success.
RDSS covers all disciplines and its membership includes experts in data management, metadata, information technology, and preservation as well as domain expertise in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities. The consultants are responsible for responding to requests for research data management planning and services across the University. Members of this group will connect researchers with appropriate units around campus that can assist with their needs throughout the research process.